World War II scrapbook, 1943.


Hoode, Elmer H. World War II scrapbook, 1943.

World War II scrapbook, 1943.

The collection consists of a scrapbook kept by soldier Elmer H. Hoode while at Dutch Harbor during World War II. The collection consists of the contents of the scrapbook, including the original cover and first three pages, fourteen black and white photographic prints, two menus, a copy of Christmas carol lyrics, and some photograph clippings. The photographs include: 9 Alaska tourist prints primarily of people in Unalaska, a signed portrait of actress Olivia De Havilland, three prints of Dutch Harbor from Iliuliak Bay, and a picture of sea lions on a beach. The menus are for the Naval Operating Base at Dutch Harbor, for their Thanksgiving and Christmas dinners in 1943.

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United States. Navy (corporateBody)

Built and launched at New York Navy Yard; commissioned Nov. 12, 1944; scraped in 1993. Served in World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War. From the description of USS Bon Homme Richard (CV/CVA-31) photograph collection 1944-1971. (The Mariners' Museum Library). WorldCat record id: 41657866 The federal government decided in 1941 to send Supply Corps personnel to Harvard Business School for training in the business of equipping the Navy. This was effected by a transfer...

Hoode, Elmer H. (person)

Elmer H. Hoode was a United States Marine who was stationed at the Naval Operating Base, Navy 151, at Dutch Harbor, Alaska, in 1943. From the description of World War II scrapbook, 1943. (UAA/APU Consortium Library). WorldCat record id: 60346322 ...

De Havilland, Olivia (person)

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